Uncover Me

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Uncover Me
Studio album by Jann Arden
Released February 6, 2007
Genre Adult Alternative
Label Universal Music Canada
Producer Jann Arden, Russell Broom
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Uncover Me is the seventh album from Canadian singer-songwriter Jann Arden, released in 2007. "Counterfeit Heart" is the only track written by Jann Arden (co-written with SHeDAISY's Kristyn Osborn). Three additional tracks from these sessions, "Moon River", "What the World Needs Now", and "End of the World", are available from her Myspace site. The album was her best selling-record in Canada in a decade.

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Lead single "Bring the Boys Home" (originally by Freda Payne) became a Top 10 hit in her homeland. Further airplay singles "At Seventeen", "California Dreamin'" and "Son of a Preacher Man" were made popular by Janis Ian, the Mamas and the Papas, and Dusty Springfield respectively. Other covers include "Peace Train" by Cat Stevens, "Love is a Battlefield" by Pat Benatar, "You're So Vain" by Carly Simon, "Downtown" by Petula Clark and "Solitaire" by Neil Sedaka.

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Track listing

  1. "Bring the Boys Home" (Freda Payne)
  2. "California Dreamin'" (Michelle Phillips, John Phillips)
  3. "Peace Train" (Cat Stevens)
  4. "At Seventeen" (Janis Ian)
  5. "Love Is a Battlefield" (Holly Knight, Mike Chapman)
  6. "Son of a Preacher Man" (John Hurley, Ronnie Wilkins)
  7. "Counterfeit Heart" (Arden, Kristyn Osborn)
  8. "You're So Vain" (Carly Simon)
  9. "Downtown" (Tony Hatch)
  10. "Solitaire" (Neil Sedaka, Phil Cody)

Uncover Me Tour

Arden followed up on the album with her Uncover Me Tour, during the months of April and May 2007. The tour spanned across Canada.

Canada Country in North America

Canada is a country in the northern part of North America. Its ten provinces and three territories extend from the Atlantic to the Pacific and northward into the Arctic Ocean, covering 9.98 million square kilometres, making it the world's second-largest country by total area. Canada's southern border with the United States is the world's longest bi-national land border. Its capital is Ottawa, and its three largest metropolitan areas are Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. As a whole, Canada is sparsely populated, the majority of its land area being dominated by forest and tundra. Consequently, its population is highly urbanized, with over 80 percent of its inhabitants concentrated in large and medium-sized cities, many near the southern border. Canada's climate varies widely across its vast area, ranging from arctic weather in the north, to hot summers in the southern regions, with four distinct seasons.

Chart performance

Chart (2007) Peak
Canadian Albums (Billboard) [2] 3


Region Certification
Canada (Music Canada) [3] Platinum

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